Selena sobs on New York stage

Selena Gomez says she cried on stage because she was banned from connecting with fans.

Selena sobs on New York stage

Selena Gomez says she cried on stage because she was banned from connecting with fans.

[comment]Selena in happier times. See clip of her onstage weeping below.[/comment]

The 21-year-old singer broke down during a show in New York on Wednesday and she claimed it was because she wasn't allowed to continue her post-show tradition of taking pictures with fans.

She posted a picture of her holding a Brooklyn T-shirt on Instagram and tried to explain her tears.

She wrote: "Never ended such a beautiful show in tears because they wouldn't allow me to Instagram tonight. Completely heart broken and p***ed.

"Thank you SO much Brooklyn. Ill be stoping outside Letterman tomorrow to make it up if you can make it. I love you guys more than you know. Promise. (sic)"

Initial reports following the show had suggested Selena - who broke down during her ballad 'Love Will Remember' - was crying because she associates the song with her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber.

However, she has recently been linked to British pop star George Shelley, and the Union J singer admitted while she is "lovely", their careers might make dating difficult.

He previously said: "Selena's one of the classiest girls I've ever met and I love class in girls. So... yeah!

"She's a superstar, she's very busy and we're just starting out. It's a very tough situation. But she's very lovely..."

More in this section

Puzzles logo
IE-logo

Puzzles hub

Visit our brain gym where you will find simple and cryptic crosswords, sudoku puzzles and much more. Updated at midnight every day.

great irish summer

From walking and hiking, to day trips and camping, your guide to holidays at home in 2021

Lifestyle
Newsletter

The best food, health, entertainment and lifestyle content from the Irish Examiner, direct to your inbox.

Sign up